2021: A year of record trade amid frozen India-China ties over Ladakh chill

According to last month’s data from China’s GAC, the India-China bilateral trade totalled USD 114.263 billion, up 46.4 per cent year-on-year from January to November 2021. India’s exports to China

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Japan plans record defence spending in 2022 with 10th straight annual increase

The higher spending plan follows a meeting in April between U.S. President Joe Biden and Japan’s then-premier Yoshihide Suga, in which Suga pledged to strengthen his country’s defence capability in

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Intel apologises in China over Xinjiang supplier statement

In its Chinese-language statement on Thursday on its official WeChat and Weibo accounts, Intel said that its commitment to avoid supply chains from Xinjiang was an expression of compliance with

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What is latest internet threat Log4j? How bad it is and what’s at stake

A common example of Log4j at work is when you type in or click on a bad web link and get a 404 error message.Did you miss our previous article…

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Omicron may not be the final variant, but it may be the final variant of concern

Omicron will not be the final variant, but it may be the final variant of concern. If we are lucky, and the course of this pandemic is hard to predict,

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Over 25,000 compliances reduced so far: DPIIT Secretary

To further improve ease of living and doing business, the DPIIT is conducting a National Workshop on the “Next Phase of Reforms for Reducing Compliance Burden” on December 22. The

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Why a Chinese company dominates Electric Car batteries

CATL has given China a commanding lead in electric car batteries, a technology central to the broader green revolution. The company already supplies batteries to almost all of the world’s

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China’s Central Bank gets tested over economic slowdown

On top of that, the United States and Europe’s imminent scaling back of pandemic stimulus is squeezing China’s room to loosen policy. Since the surprise cut in the reserve requirement

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PM Gati Shakti plan, single window clearance to further push FDI inflows in new year

The government is making all-round efforts to improve ease of doing business, DPIIT’s Anurag Jain said, adding that the compliance burden has been reduced in more than 25,000 compliances over

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New Zealand announces measures to keep out omicron variant

New Zealand will shorten the gap between second COVID-19 vaccine doses and boosters and push back the phased reopening of its borders in measures to keep the omicron variant at

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